LOS ANGELES – October 1, 2014 –Little Giraffe, a Los Angeles-based manufacturer of luxury accessories & apparel for babies, kids & adults, has been named Company of the Year by Earnshaw’s Magazine. The magazine’s annual Earnie Awards recognize outstanding children’s companies for excellence in design.
"We are truly honored to receive the Earnie Award for Company of the Year,” said Trish Moreno, President & CEO of Little Giraffe. “This distinction holds even more meaning for us, as we were selected by retailers and peers in the industry. This award is truly a reflection of the amazing, dedicated 'Dream Team' we have here at Little Giraffe!"
For 35 years, the magazine has gathered votes from thousands of retailers and brand executives across the U.S. and Canada, to honor manufacturers in a broad range of categories. “Since the Earnies are the only awards program voted on by thousands of children's industry experts across North America, winning an Earnie Award is a valuable mark of recognition from the retail community,” said Earnshaw’s Magazine Editor-in-Chief Audrey Kingo. “Simply put, winning Company of the Year is a huge accomplishment. Congratulations to Little Giraffe on this well-deserved honor!”
In the past, Little Giraffe has also been the winner of the Earnie Awards for "It" Item of the Year for their Little G plush toy in 2012, and Best Gifts in 2013. Winners will be announced at an awards ceremony on Monday, Oct. 20 at ENK Children’s Club in New York City.
About Little Giraffe: Little Giraffe is LOVE! Based in Los Angeles, Little Giraffe’s mission is to provide consumers with the most luxurious, exclusive, and hassle-free baby apparel and accessories on the market. Since 2000, the company’s unique collections of have delighted celebrities, style-makers, and discerning parents across the country with a signature blend of comfort, quality, and convenience. Little Giraffe is “not just baby blankets anymore,” having expanded their collection to include layette, apparel, bath care, and the extremely popular plush toy. Many of Hollywood’s most well-known moms & dads, such as Brad Pitt & Angelina Jolie, Katie Holmes, Gwen Stefani, Salma Hayek, Halle Berry, Nicole Richie, and Jessica Alba, have all welcomed their newborns and wrapped their little ones in love with Little Giraffe baby blankets. For more information about Little Giraffe, please visit www.littlegiraffe.com.
About Earnshaw’s: As one of the oldest and most respected trade magazines in the country, Earnshaw’s has proudly served as the voice of the children’s fashion industry for 97 years. More than 15,000 retailers and brand executives rely on Earnshaw’s, both in print and online, to hone their retail strategies and merchandising techniques, keep their assortments fresh and stay informed on the latest trends, technology and industry news. Award-winning, influential and insightful, Earnshaw’s maintains its legacy as a comprehensive, accurate and respected industry resource. To learn more, visit www.earnshaws.com.
For more information, please contact: Jennifer Berson | Public Relations for Little Giraffe | Jeneration PR | (818) 501-1205 | firstname.lastname@example.org
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